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Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 5 and Surface Pro 9 heading to Malaysia with pre-orders starting 8 November

Microsoft has officially confirmed that the new Surface Pro 9 and Surface Laptop 5 will be coming to Malaysia with pre-orders will commence from 8 November via commercial authorized resellers and authorized retailers.

Malaysians who who pre-order a Surface Pro 9, from now till 28 November, will receive a complimentary Surface Pro Signature Keyboard and other free gifts (worth up to RM1,288) while for those who pre-order a Surface Laptop 5 will receive a complimentary Microsoft Arc Mouse and other free gifts (worth up to RM998) from selected authorized retailers. All purchases will also include a one-month free subscription to Microsoft 365. 

Surface Pro 9

The Surface Pro 9 features the iconic built-in kickstand and a stunning, edge-to-edge 13” PixelSense display, with up to 120Hz refresh rate. 

Underneath the display is an HD camera, Omnisonic speakers, directional microphones, and Microsoft’s custom G6 chip that takes inking to the next level with tactile signals. Combined with the new Ink Focus in Microsoft OneNote, or the new GoodNotes app for Windows 11, digital ink on the screen will feel like pen on paper.

Surface Pro 9 is available in two options – powered by the 12th Gen Intel Core processor built on the Intel Evo platform with Thunderbolt 4, or Microsoft SQ 3 powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon with 5G connectivity. In either option, users will be getting the same iconic Surface Pro form, great performance, all-day battery life , and Secured-core capabilities. 

The Intel Core processor offers incredible power and performance. Built on the Intel Evo platform, the Surface Pro 9 is made for real-world multi-tasking, full desktop productivity, and intense workloads – with up to 50% more performance than Surface Pro 8. Accompanied by the Thunderbolt 4, data transfer is seamless and rapid, docking to multiple 4K displays, or supporting an eGPU set-up. 

On the other hand, with the Microsoft SQ 3 processor, Surface for Business users can expect fast 5G connectivity and up to 19 hours of battery life. With an entirely new Neural Processing Unit (NPU), unlock new AI features and experiences through Windows Studio effects – made possible via the NPU capable of more than 15 trillion calculations per second.

Surface Pro 9 will be priced from RM5,299 in Malaysia and build with with high-grade aluminum casing in two new options of colors, Sapphire and Forest, while provides options of personalization with its Signature Keyboard. 

Surface Laptop 5

Surface Laptop 5 is sleek and elegant, providing all-day battery life and now features Thunderbolt 4. Powered by the latest Intel Evo platform, the device is over 50% more powerful than its predecessor.

Surface Laptop 5’s signature 3:2 PixelSense display comes in 13.5” or 15” options, each with Dolby Vision IQ, providing users with the best possible picture, vivid colors, and sharp contrast in any lighting conditions. The speakers are perfectly tuned and offer Dolby Atmos 3D spatial processing, while the front-facing HD camera and Studio Microphones capture in a true-to-life fashion. 

From the effortless opening and fast log-in with Windows Hello, to the touchscreen, precision touchpad, and perfect typing experience, Surface Laptop 5 offers the craftsmanship, comfort, and capabilities to jump in and produce your best work.

Priced from RM5,299, Surface Laptop 5 is fast, lightweight, and sophisticated – designed to elevate the user’s computing experience. 

Microsoft Designer and Image Creator 

Microsoft Designer is a new graphic design app in Microsoft 365. Powered by best-in-class AI including DALL∙E 2, Microsoft Designer is engineered to bring creative visions to life, enabling users to bring to life their creative ideas. This makes it easy to design social media posts, invitations, and much more, all at a faster pace. 

The integration of Microsoft AI and DALL∙E 2 in the Microsoft Designer app is an example of AI assistance blurring the lines between the platform, the device, and the cloud all so users can express themselves even better, regardless of the level of expertise. Microsoft will soon be bringing these Microsoft Creator tools – including DALL∙E 2 integration – into Bing and Edge with Image Creator allowing users to use their words, not just to search, but to create. 

The Surface Laptop 5 and Surface Pro 9 are available for pre-order starting today, 8 November, via commercial authorized reseller, Maxis; and authorized retailers such as  All ITGloo by SNS NetworkHarvey Norman, Lazada Flagship StorePC ImageSenheng, Shopee Authorised Store and TMT by Thundermatch

Both devices will be available to consumers and commercial customers in the following configurations in Malaysia:

ModelsColorSurface for BusinessSurface for BusinessSurface for ConsumerSurface for Student*
(Windows 10 Pro)(Windows 11 Pro)(Windows 11 Home)(Windows 11 Home)
Surface Laptop 5
13.5 inch 12th Gen Intel Evo Core i5, 8GB, 256GB SSDPlatinum
Alcantara
RM5,867RM5,719RM5,299RM4,769
13.5 inch12th Gen Intel Evo Core i5, 16GB, 512GB SSDBlack
Metal
N/AN/ARM7,899RM7,109
13.5 inch12th Gen Intel Evo Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSDBlack
Metal
RM 9,471RM 9,322RM8,899RM8,009
15 inch12th Gen Intel Evo Core i7, 8GB, 256GB SSDPlatinum
Metal
N/AN/ARM6,899RM6,209
15 inch12th Gen Intel Evo Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSDBlack
Metal
RM 9,985RM 9,837RM9,399RM8,459
ModelsColorSurface for BusinessSurface for BusinessSurface for ConsumerSurface for Student*
(Windows 10 Pro)(Windows 11 Pro)(Windows 11 Home)(Windows 11 Home)
Surface Laptop 5
13.5 inch 12th Gen Intel Evo Core i5, 8GB, 256GB SSDPlatinum
Alcantara
RM5,867RM5,719RM5,299RM4,769
13.5 inch12th Gen Intel Evo Core i5, 16GB, 512GB SSDBlack
Metal
N/AN/ARM7,899RM7,109
13.5 inch12th Gen Intel Evo Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSDBlack
Metal
RM 9,471RM 9,322RM8,899RM8,009
15 inch12th Gen Intel Evo Core i7, 8GB, 256GB SSDPlatinum
Metal
N/AN/ARM6,899RM6,209
15 inch 12th Gen Intel Evo Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSDBlack
Metal
RM 9,985RM 9,837RM9,399RM8,459
Surface Pro 9
12th Gen Intel Core i5, 8GB, 128GB SSDPlatinumRM 5,867RM 5,719RM5,299RM4,769
12th Gen Intel Evo Core i5, 8GB, 256GB SSDSapphire, Forest, GraphiteRM 6,382RM 6,233RM5,759RM5,183
12th Gen Intel Evo Core i5, 16GB, 256GB SSD(Exclusive at Harvey Norman)GraphiteRM 7,926RM 7,778RM7,359RM6,623
12th Gen Intel Evo Core i7, 16GB, 256GB SSDGraphiteRM 8,956RM 8,807RM8,399RM7,559
12th Gen Intel Evo Core i7, 16GB, 512GB SSDGraphiteRM 10,500RM 10,352RM9,999RM8,999
5G SQ 3, 8GB, 128GB SSD PlatinumN/ARM7,206N/AN/A
5G SQ 3, 8GB, 256GB SSDPlatinumN/ARM7,721N/AN/A
5G SQ 3, 16GB, 256GB SSDPlatinumN/ARM8,750N/AN/A
5G SQ 3, 16GB, 512GB SSDPlatinumN/ARM10,294N/AN/A
*Please refer to authorized retailers for more details on Surface for Student

Microsoft Concierge Service and Shopee Mall 

Through the Microsoft Concierge Service, shoppers can seek advice on the right Microsoft Surface and Windows devices to buy, receive assistance in setting up their new devices or upgrading them to Windows 11. Visit the Microsoft Concierge every Wednesday – Sunday, 11am-8pm at:

  • Harvey Norman Pavilion Bukit Jalil Lot 1.01.00 & 1.02.00, Level 1 Pavilion Bukit Jalil, 2, Persiaran Jalil 8, Bandar Bukit Jalil, 57000 Kuala Lumpur
  • Gloo Low Yat (SNS Network) Lot G-008, Ground Floor, Plaza Low Yat, 7, Jalan 1/77, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 

Microsoft Authorized Store on Shopee Mall also provides assistance and advise on any Microsoft products. This service is available Monday to Sunday, 12pm-2pm, 4pm-6pm, and 7pm-9pm. 

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